To make enough cash to fulfill his Chicago Public Schools pledge, Chance spends his monologue becoming “the Mariah Carey of Thanksgiving.”
The two alleged abusers took shots in both the opening scene and Weekend Update.
Chicago musician will host the Nov. 18 episode, with Eminem as musical guest.
As the stand-up comic backs up the veterans and the host in several scenes, another new hire from Chicago is little seen.
The two locally trained funnymen will join the show with this weekend’s season premiere, along with Heidi Gardner of the Groundlings.
The Museum of Broadcast Communications is bringing the iconic show here in late October with the new exhibit, “Saturday Night Live: The Experience.”
Though #FireKatieRich trended after she tweeted an edgy joke about Baron Trump, 10, it now appears she’s back on the job after a six-month suspension.
Ending speculation about who would get the role, the former “SNL” cast member revisits the show to play the “goombah Beetlejuice.”
Dratch starred on Saturday Night Live after living in Chicago from 1995-98 while at Second City. She tweeted Wednesday: “Chicago does not f around.”
The North Shore native’s most visible role during his freshman season on “Saturday Night Live” was inspired by a creepy Instagram image of the Trumps.
The season finale this weekend also marked a sendoff for cast veterans Bobby Moynihan and Vanessa Bayer.
As long as it was sticking a fork in its 42nd season, “Saturday Night Live” also declared an end to something else: the Trump Administration.
Bayer, a seven-year veteran, is the longest-running female cast member of the current “SNL” ensemble.
Melissa McCarthy once again brought comic spice plus Spicer to “Saturday Night Live.”
“Saturday Night Live” didn’t even wait until Weekend Update before bringing up one of Chicago’s most talked-about news stories this week.